Upcoming Activities at the Stables

Summer 2018.....

 

Tiny Tinkers Pony Camp

Tuesday 14 th – Friday 17 th August (last 3 spaces left)

10am – 4pm each day.
£250 (payment on booking)
 
 
This pony camp is perfect for rides of any ability aged 3-7 years. Over the week children will experience everything equestrian including various pony care sessions, riding lessons, gymkhanas, mini competitions and much more. Snacks, drinks and lunch included each day. See more about the camp here: http://www.hartwellstables.co.uk/hartwell-stables-activities/tiny-tinker...
 

Junior Pony Days

Thursday 26 th July, Thursday 2 nd August, Thursday 9 th August, Thursday 16 th August & Thursday 23 rd August.
10am – 3pm each day
 
£50 per day (payment on booking)
*Special Offer this Summer: book & pay for 3 or more pony days for your child and pay only £45 per day!*
 
Suitable for children 3 – 7 years.
 
Our Junior Pony Days are great for children of any riding ability who love being around horses and would like to learn more about them. On the day children will do a mixture of pony care sessions which may include mucking out with our special mini forks and brooms, grooming the ponies, learning about feeds, tack, rugs bandages and much more. Children will also take part in a fun riding session – usually a gymkhana with team games and races on the ponies. Each of the pony days through the summer will include a variety of activities so ideal if children would like to attend more than one, or even all of them. Snacks, drinks and lunch is included and all children will receive a Hartwell Rosette at the end of the day.
 

Senior Pony Days

Thursday 26 th July, Thursday 2 nd August, Thursday 9 th August, Thursday 16 th August & Thursday 23 rd August.
9:30am – 3:30pm each day.
 
£50 per day (payment on booking)
*Special Offer this Summer: book & pay for 3 or more pony days for your child and pay only £45 per day!*
 
Suitable for children 7/8 - 11 years.
 
The Senior Pony Days are ideal for children with any level of experience who are keen to learn all about horses and stable management while having fun. Throughout the day children will take part in a multitude of activities which may include grooming sessions, learning about general day to day care of horses including mucking out, feeding, rugging up, haying etc., sessions on equine and rider first aid and much, much more. Children will also take part in a fun riding session such as a gymkhana or obstacle course on the ponies. Each of the pony days through the summer will include a variety of activities so ideal if children would like to attend more than one, or even all of them. Snacks, drinks and lunch is included and all children will receive a Hartwell Rosette at the end of the day.
 

Learn To Jump Clinic

Wednesday 1 st August & Wednesday 22 nd August
2pm – 3pm
 
£35 per clinic (payment on booking)
 
These learn to jump clinics are ideal for young riders who have done little to no jumping but can competently walk and trot off lead rein, or those who have done some jumping and would like to gain more confidence. Within the one hour session riders will begin to learn the basics and jumping and start putting this into practice over some small jumps. The class may include work on position, trotting poles and possibly cantering depending on ability. Sessions are limited to 4 riders per sessions to allow maximum benefit for all riders. Rosettes awarded at the end.

Teddy Bears Picnic

Wednesday 1 st August & Wednesday 22 nd August
11:30am – 1pm
 
£35 per picnic (payment on booking)
 
Our fabulous teddy bears picnics are ideal for children 3 years and up of any riding ability. Children will take their favourite teddy bear on a wonderful hack through the Harwell fields, play games and have lunch after. We provide a pack lunch so children need only bring their favourite teddy with them. Spaces are limited!
 
 

New for Summer 2018

Pony Games Morning

Wednesday 15 th August
9:30am-12:30pm
 
£35 (payment on booking)
 
This fabulous morning of fun is aimed at children 3 years to 10 years old with any level of riding experience. The morning will entail grooming, plaiting and getting the ponies ready in teams, ready for an hour and half of pony games. The pony games will include a team gymkhana, obstacle course, mini in-hand competition and lots of races. After children will untack their team pony, have a snack and drink and get a Rosette to take home with them.